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El Rastrillo de Fernán Pérez

On the first Sunday of the month, a small market, El Rastrillo de Fernán Pérez, is held in the pretty square of the village. Arts and crafts, bread and cakes, beer and wine, books, bric-a-brac and antiques. You will find them … Continue reading

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The girl from the tele, books from the ceiling and music in the air

o We went for a drink and tapas at El Brindi Negro, Las Negras last night and noticed that Reyes Pandora had been in and changed the decor. The flowery summer theme had gone and been replaced with a menage of … Continue reading

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Sculptors on the beach

Our previous blog featured the hat makers from Holland. The same group on this arts and craft holiday make sculpture under the guidance of  Yvon van der Weide. Here are some photos taken of them on Friday morning. They set up … Continue reading

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Ladies from Holland and hand made hats

On Saturday evening these ladies from Holland proudly displayed the hats they had crafted duriung the week. Every spring and autumn groups from Holland, organised by Yvon van der Weide, come to Las Negras for an arts and crafts holiday. … Continue reading

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Art and Gardens in Madrid

We have just returned from a quick trip to Madrid. The main purpose of our visit was to look around the famous art galleries of the city. Madrid’s galleries house the finest collections of art in the world. As an … Continue reading

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Cerro Negro, Las Negras

Last night we opened my second mini-exhibition of the summer in Cerro Negro, Las Negras. We remember when Jose Garcia opened this bar 1n 1988 as we were here then. It was certainly the trendiest bar in the Cabo de … Continue reading

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